The Refugee Lawyers Page

Last updated: 22 December 2004

The Refugee Lawyers Page provides practical information and topical comment relevant to current issues and problems faced by lawyers representing refugee claimants.

Use the Index below to link to material of interest.  Where the subject matter of the material is not apparent from the title, a brief note as to the content is provided.


Amnesty International New Zealand
- Access to the latest refugee reports published by Amnesty International   

Criteria for Approval as a Listed Provider Pursuant to Section 71 of the Legal Services Act 2000 (February 2003)

Legal Services Agency takes over refugee legal aid assignment (February 2002)

New Discussion Paper on Registration of Immigration Consultants (November 2001)

Intervention Rule for Barristers amended - Rule 11.04 of the Rules of Professional Conduct for Barristers and Solicitors (6th ed 2000)

Role of the Lawyer in Presenting Refugee Claims (Refugee Council of New Zealand, November 2001)

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If you have material of your own which you would like to have considered for posting on this page, please contact the Editor at one of the following addresses:

email:    Rodger Haines QC

or post:     Rodger Haines QC
                PO Box 2454
                New Zealand

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